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Pellet Grill Recipes

My easy Traeger Recipes are going to have your firing that grill up and smoking alllllll week long. You’re going to love your wood-pellet grill even more than you already do, and if you don’t have one you are really going to want one soon!

Pellet Grill Recipes

Traeger Recipes

If you would like to jump right into some of the greatest hits, here’s a handy list for you to peruse. For a list of my favorites, with pictures, see our Traeger Recipes page! Otherwise, just keep scrolling for all of the smoked deliciousness below.

New to Pellet Grills?

Make sure to check out my ULTIMATE Starter Guide to Pellet Grilling!

What is a Traeger Grill?

A Traeger is a brand of pellet grill that allows you to smoke, grill, and bake on it in a super user-friendly way. It is like smoking, simplified.

Why Traeger?

We bought our Traeger at Costco, but they are available all over the place, including on Amazon. Traegers are easy, have amazing customer service, and have been super consistent and easy to use even for a beginner smoker. Click below to get your own!

Tips For Starting Out With Traeger Grills

  • Buy a bigger grill than you think you’ll need. Especially if you feed large groups.
  • READ THE DIRECTIONS.
  • Join one of the many Traeger Facebook groups! You’ll have access to lots of Traeger fans who have been using these machines for years and years. Their advice is amazing!
  • Don’t be afraid to experiment. Nothing is set in stone. Play a little and have fun with your cooking!
  • BOOKMARK THIS PAGE. All of the new Traeger recipes and articles will appear here as they are published!

What Traeger Recipe Should I Make FIRST?

Traeger enthusiasts and Traeger themselves will recommend roasting a whole chicken first, and we do too. You can find our post about that here on the Traeger Grilled Chicken page.

If a whole chicken isn’t your thing, make this Grilled Buffalo Chicken. You won’t regret it!

If you want to see my Complete Guide to Getting Started Pellet Grilling, clicky the linky!

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Buffalo Chicken Jalapeño Poppers are a spicy and savory appetizer perfect for game days or your next BBQ. These poppers combine the creamy texture of cream cheese, a spicy kick from the buffalo chicken, and crispy bacon crumbled on top, all packed into fresh jalapeño peppers. This dish is easy to prepare and will be …

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Meet your new favorite comfort food: Crunchy Loaded Potato Sticks. This dish is a testament to the transformative power of simple ingredients. Picture this: colorful potatoes, each slice a canvas for flavors, topped with a generous helping of rich triple cheddar and savory bacon bits. Crunchy Loaded Potato Sticks What happens when you combine the …

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Grilled Rockfish Tacos with Garlic Lime Sauce combine the fresh, flaky texture of rockfish with a zesty homemade sauce, creating a meal that is both simple and satisfying. This recipe focuses on a straightforward approach to grilling rockfish, paired with a flavorful garlic lime sauce that enhances the natural taste of the fish. Perfect for …

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This easy Grilled Balsamic Onions recipe is a sweet and tangy twist to a classic grilled side dish. Using simple ingredients like sweet onions, balsamic vinegar, and olive oil, it turns your basic run-of-the-mill onions into a flavorful complement to a variety of main dishes. The process involves marinating and grilling the onions to enhance …

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Who can resist the incredible smell of freshly baked breadsticks, especially when they come with a cheesy, garlicky twist? This recipe for Traeger Cheesy Garlic Breadsticks will give you a savory snack that is perfect for any gathering or a restaurant-quality appetizer. Cheesy Garlic Breadsticks So, spoiler alert. If you aren’t yet on the pellet …

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Our Verde Chicken Enchiladas are a vibrant and tasty dish that combines juicy, spiced chicken with homemade verde salsa and tender corn crepes, all baked together with melty cheddar cheese. This recipe takes the traditional enchilada and makes it even better by incorporating a variety of peppers, tomatillos, and spices to create a rich and …

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Grilled Parmesan Cabbage Steaks are a unique and flavorful way to enjoy cabbage. This recipe transforms simple ingredients like cabbage, Parmesan cheese, and herbs into a crispy, savory dish that can serve as a delicious side or a vegetarian main course. The process involves grilling cabbage steaks topped with a Parmesan herb mixture, creating a …

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Out Grilled Blackened Chicken Breasts are a simple and flavorful dish, known for its spicy, smoky crust and tender, juicy interior. This technique involves seasoning the chicken breasts with a robust blackening rub before it hits the grill. The high heat of the grill not only cooks the chicken thoroughly but also gives it a …

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